Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Education Workforce Data


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Please visit the following links to learn more about teachers in the workforce.

  • Workforce Stability Index (WSi) is a calculation to depict the strength or stability of a school or district’s faculty.  It relies on the percentage of the faculty that are inexperienced, teaching out-of-field, provisionally licensed and/or leaving the school or district each year. To access the information, visit My School Info. Go to District Statewide Reports or School Statewide Reports (bottom right side of the page), Personnel, then Workforce Strength Index (bottom of the page).
  • Critical Teacher Shortage Areas
  • High Poverty/High Minority 2018-19 Report

State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

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Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

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